Professor John Burgess, Visiting Fellow at the McDonald Centre, will give two lectures in London and Oxford this March, reporting his research on the Russian Orthodox Church. Burgess has been studying in Russia with Fulbright and Luce fellowships, and is exploring developments in the church since the end of communism and the church's broader role in society there.
The Orthodox Church in the New Russia: A Force for Political Democratization?
- Monday 4 March, 5.15pm at University College London, 16 Taviton Street, WC1H
- Wednesday 6 March, 5pm at Christ Church (Lecture Room 1)
The Orthodox Church and National Identity in Post-Communist Russia
- Thursday 7 March 5pm at Christ Church (South West Lodgings)
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